The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
England / East of England
Rank 167 203 221
Rank change year-on-year +36 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 80 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.33% 0.90% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.56% 13.20% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 37
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £41,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 409 500 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 6.78% 6.79% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 285 379 433
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +34 38 £47,500 - 6
Cambridgeshire +25 29 £48,000 +12.94% 3
Essex +22 10 £41,999 - 1
Norfolk -8 3 £21,000 -44.00%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 97 (65.99%) Puppet
2 95 (64.63%) Linux
3 87 (59.18%) DevOps
4 83 (56.46%) Amazon AWS
5 73 (49.66%) Jenkins
5 73 (49.66%) Perl
6 59 (40.14%) PowerShell
7 55 (37.41%) Python
8 50 (34.01%) Windows
9 49 (33.33%) Ansible
9 49 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 45 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (30.61%) VMware
11 44 (29.93%) Java
12 41 (27.89%) JavaScript
12 41 (27.89%) Configuration Management
13 40 (27.21%) Elasticsearch
14 39 (26.53%) Docker
14 39 (26.53%) Git (software)
15 37 (25.17%) SQL Server
16 35 (23.81%) .NET
17 32 (21.77%) Windows Server
18 30 (20.41%) MySQL
18 30 (20.41%) C#
18 30 (20.41%) Web Services
19 29 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (19.73%) AngularJS
19 29 (19.73%) Sass
20 28 (19.05%) Degree

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (27.21%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (10.88%) IIS
3 15 (10.20%) OpenStack
4 14 (9.52%) Apache
4 14 (9.52%) nginx
5 13 (8.84%) ColdFusion
6 6 (4.08%) JBoss
7 3 (2.04%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.36%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 83 (56.46%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (11.56%) SaaS
4 14 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (8.84%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (3.40%) Office 365
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (2.04%) IaaS
9 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.52%) DNS
2 13 (8.84%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.48%) LDAP
4 8 (5.44%) HTTP
4 8 (5.44%) SMTP
5 7 (4.76%) DHCP
5 7 (4.76%) SNMP
6 5 (3.40%) PPP
6 5 (3.40%) SSL
7 3 (2.04%) LAN
7 3 (2.04%) WAN
8 2 (1.36%) Firewall
8 2 (1.36%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.36%) Internet
8 2 (1.36%) IPv6
9 1 (0.68%) AMQP
9 1 (0.68%) Network Security
9 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 30 (20.41%) MySQL
3 15 (10.20%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (8.84%) Relational Database
5 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.08%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.40%) Redis
9 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 73 (49.66%) Jenkins
2 39 (26.53%) Git (software)
3 27 (18.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 27 (18.37%) SpecFlow
3 27 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (11.56%) TeamCity
5 14 (9.52%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.36%) GoCD
8 1 (0.68%) Ant
8 1 (0.68%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Maven
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.68%) RSpec
8 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.36%) Finance
3 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (36.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (25.85%) Developer
3 23 (15.65%) AWS Engineer
3 23 (15.65%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) VMware Engineer
5 19 (12.93%) .NET Developer
6 18 (12.24%) C# Developer
7 17 (11.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (11.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 13 (8.84%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) AWS DevOps
10 10 (6.80%) Administrator
10 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (6.12%) Junior
11 9 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (5.44%) DevOps Systems Engineer
12 8 (5.44%) Java Developer
12 8 (5.44%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.81%) .NET
2 30 (20.41%) Web Services
3 29 (19.73%) AngularJS
3 29 (19.73%) Sass
4 27 (18.37%) KnockoutJS
5 26 (17.69%) HTML
6 13 (8.84%) LAMP
7 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET
8 8 (5.44%) Node.js
9 6 (4.08%) Classic ASP
10 5 (3.40%) J2EE
10 5 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.72%) REST
11 4 (2.72%) XML
12 3 (2.04%) JSON
12 3 (2.04%) WSH
13 2 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (1.36%) Haml
13 2 (1.36%) RESTful
13 2 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.52%) Private Cloud
3 12 (8.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (4.08%) Life Science
5 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.36%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.36%) PKI
6 2 (1.36%) Replication
6 2 (1.36%) Smart Home
6 2 (1.36%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 95 (64.63%) Linux
2 50 (34.01%) Windows
3 32 (21.77%) Windows Server
4 24 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (10.88%) CentOS
6 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.16%) Ubuntu
7 12 (8.16%) Unix
8 2 (1.36%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (59.18%) DevOps
2 41 (27.89%) Configuration Management
3 29 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (18.37%) MVC
5 18 (12.24%) ITIL
6 17 (11.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (10.88%) Incident Management
7 16 (10.88%) Migration
7 16 (10.88%) Problem Management
8 15 (10.20%) High Availability
8 15 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (8.84%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (8.16%) Change Management
11 12 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (8.16%) Service Delivery
12 9 (6.12%) Load Balancing
12 9 (6.12%) Microservices
12 9 (6.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 73 (49.66%) Perl
2 59 (40.14%) PowerShell
3 55 (37.41%) Python
4 49 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 44 (29.93%) Java
6 41 (27.89%) JavaScript
7 30 (20.41%) C#
8 25 (17.01%) Ruby
9 17 (11.56%) PHP
10 12 (8.16%) VBScript
11 9 (6.12%) SQL
12 6 (4.08%) Groovy
13 5 (3.40%) Go
14 4 (2.72%) C++
15 3 (2.04%) C
16 1 (0.68%) Clojure
16 1 (0.68%) F#
16 1 (0.68%) Rust
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.36%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) SLA
2 12 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 45 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (26.53%) Docker
3 17 (11.56%) vSphere
4 14 (9.52%) KVM
5 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
6 12 (8.16%) vCloud
7 10 (6.80%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (4.76%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 97 (65.99%) Puppet
2 49 (33.33%) Ansible
3 15 (10.20%) Packer
3 15 (10.20%) Salt
4 14 (9.52%) ZABBIX
5 11 (7.48%) Grafana
6 10 (6.80%) Munin
7 6 (4.08%) Nagios
8 5 (3.40%) CFEngine
9 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
10 3 (2.04%) Terraform
11 2 (1.36%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.68%) Consul
12 1 (0.68%) Graphite
12 1 (0.68%) Kibana
12 1 (0.68%) logstash
Vendors
1 45 (30.61%) VMware
2 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.61%) Oracle
4 16 (10.88%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.40%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.40%) Hortonworks
5 5 (3.40%) NetApp
6 2 (1.36%) Google
6 2 (1.36%) Splunk
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) F5
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